January 21, 2022
Title: Communications Specialist
Team: Brand & Marketing
Reports to: Tatum Robinson, Communications Manager
Posting date: January 21, 2022
Starting salary: $50,000
Benefits: Benefits information can be found on the 1% for the Planet Careers Page
COVID-19 Vaccinations: As a part of 1% for the Planet’s commitment to maintaining a safe and healthy workplace we’ve implemented a Mandatory Vaccination Policy. 1% for the Planet requires that all employees demonstrate proof of vaccination as a condition of their employment. All requests for exemptions are addressed in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.
The Communications Specialist is responsible for supporting 1% for the Planet’s communications strategy by creating blog, newsletter and social media content as well as engaging with and supporting our growing audience and brand. This role will focus on amplifying the stories and mission of the 1% for the Planet network.
The ideal candidate will be able to successfully:
Reporting to the Communications Manager, the Communications Coordinator will:
The ideal candidate will possess:
1% for the Planet profile & culture:
1% for the Planet is a global organization that exists to ensure our planet and future generations thrive. We inspire businesses and individuals to support environmental nonprofits through membership and everyday actions. We make environmental giving easy and effective through partnership advising, impact storytelling and third-party certification.
Started in 2002 by Yvon Chouinard, founder of Patagonia, and Craig Mathews, founder of Blue Ribbon Flies, our business members and individual members have given hundreds of millions of dollars to our approved nonprofit partners to date. Today, 1% for the Planet’s global network consists of thousands of businesses, individuals and environmental nonprofits working toward a better future for all.
Look for our logo to purchase for the planet, learn more and join at onepercentfortheplanet.org.
To apply: To apply, please visit our 1% Jobs Board
Location: 1% for the Planet is headquartered in beautiful Burlington, Vermont. For this position, we will also be accepting resumes for remote candidates.
Please note: Currently, no 1% for the Planet staff members are required to work in our physical office space, even Vermont-based employees. Our team is currently either working from home or working a closely monitored hybrid schedule between their home and our headquarters. Any work done at our headquarters by 1% for the Planet staff members that choose to utilize the space is closely monitored by our team to ensure safety protocols for COVID-19 are implemented, regularly updated and upheld. We will safely arrange for any Vermont-based hire to be able to use our office space, should they request it. We will also work with any candidates to discuss a remote work schedule that feels most safe to them.